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Robert Boyd

Lecturer, Internship Director: School Of Business
South Hall 102
585-245-5466
boyd@geneseo.edu
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Office Hours

Office Hours

Tuesday & Thursday

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM  &  11:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • B.S.B.A., SUNY Fredonia

  • M.S., Rochester Institute of Technology

  • CPA

More About Me

Professional Interests

  • The Director of Interns works with students to develop strategies for obtaining strategies and building skills.
  • Mr. Boyd also coaches the Adirondack Cup Challenge team.
  • Economic Development, Financial Planning and Analysis, and Process Management
  • Community and Economic Development
  • Fusion Analysis for Eduities
  • Organizational Change

Classes

  • ACCT 250: Intro to Investment Research

    This course provides an introduction to research and valuation methods for publicly traded equity securities with a particular focus on the information needs of investors in a pooled fund vehicle. Participation in Geneseo’s Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) as a junior sector analyst and active participation in the SMIF’s regular meetings are required component of the course. Students enhance their familiarity with multiple sources of corporate information, including SEC filings, sell-side research, trade press and other material utilized by professional analysts. Cross-listed with FNCE 250. Prerequisites: ACCT 102 and ECON 112. Offered every year

  • ACCT 251: Int-PerfRepIss-Pooled Fund Veh

    This course builds on the student’s familiarity with the operation of a pooled investment fund vehicle to introduce performance reporting and compliance issues commonly encountered in professional practice. Participation in Geneseo’s Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) as a Junior Sector Accounting Officer and active participation in the SMIF’s regular meetings are required component of the course. Students will prepare material that for incorporation into the SMIF Annual Report and complete a variety of short assignments relevant to mutual fund reporting practices. Prerequisites: ACCT 250. Offered every year

  • ACCT 252: Perf&RiskMgmtRep-PooledFundVeh
  • ACCT 315: Financial Statement Analysis

    This course is an in-depth study of financial statements, with particular emphasis on using a combination of accounting numbers and information from other sources to estimate the value of corporate securities. The course advances a perspective that financial accounting sometimes describes, and sometimes obscures, the fundamental economic activities of the firm. Topics include business strategy and its impact on financial statements, the qualities and limitations of accounting information, earnings quality and earnings management, making adjustments to financial statements, using supplemental disclosure, off-balance-sheet financing, forecasting, proformas, and the use of financial statement information in valuation models. Also cross registered as FNCE 315. Prerequisites: FNCE 311. Restricted to School of Business majors. Others may seek permission from the School of Business. Offered when demand is sufficient

  • FNCE 250: Intro to Investment Research

    This course provides an introduction to research and valuation methods for publicly traded equity securities. Participation in Geneseo’s Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) as a junior sector analyst and active participation in the SMIF’s regular meetings are required component of the course. Students enhance their familiarity with multiple sources of corporate information, including SEC filings, sell-side research, trade press and other material utilized by professional analysts. Cross-listed with ACCT 250. Prerequisites: ACCT 102 and ECON 112. Offered every year

  • FNCE 251: Introduction toValue Investing

    A continued examination of research and valuation methods for publicly traded equity securities with a special focus on the value investing style. Participation in Geneseo’s Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) as a senior sector analyst and active participation in the SMIF’s regular meetings are required component of the course. Students analyze corporate information with a view towards substantiating the existence of material underpricing. The writing component of this course includes the requirement that a student assume lead role in an original research report on a stock within his or her SMIF sector. Prerequisites: FNCE 250. Offered every year

  • FNCE 252: Prof Equity ResearchManagement

    An examination of the role and responsibility of an equity research manager. Participation in Geneseo’s Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) as a Sector Research Manager and active participation in the SMIF’s regular meetings are required component of the course. Readings emphasize the allocation of scarce resources among competing opportunities. The writing component of this course includes the requirement that a student provide critical response to research reports prepared by students and outside professionals working in his or her SMIF sector. Prerequisites: FNCE 251. Offered every year

  • FNCE 315: Financial Statement Analysis

    This course is an in-depth study of financial statements, with particular emphasis on using a combination of accounting numbers and information from other sources to estimate the value of corporate securities. The course advances a perspective that financial accounting sometimes describes, and sometimes obscures, the fundamental economic activities of the firm. Topics include business strategy and its impact on financial statements, the qualities and limitations of accounting information, earnings quality and earnings management, making adjustments to financial statements, using supplemental disclosure, off-balance-sheet financing, forecasting, proformas, and the use of financial statement information in valuation models. Also cross registered as ACCT 315. Restricted to School of Business majors. Others may seek permission from the School of Business. Prerequisites: FNCE 311 and junior or senior status.